MICHAEL GOODWIN: Obama's Slip Is Showing

By Michael Goodwin
New York Daily News Columnist/FOX News Contributor

One of President Obama's favorite words is "unsustainable." It also happens to be the perfect description of his standing with the American people.

Polls consistently find he is personally more popular than his policies. That situation is unsustainable--something has to give. The first law of politics says the two must eventually get in sync.

Bet that Obama's popularity will give. In part that's because, even if he wanted to, he can't undo the big policies the public doesn't like, especially his adding to the deficit and his aggressive push to get government more involved in private industry.

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Michael Goodwin is a Fox News contributor and New York Post columnist.